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Ashford University

Since its founding, Ashford University has been known by many names. Originally known as Mount St. Clare Academy in 1893, the University became a College in 1950 and has since then undergone many rebrandings. The University became known as Ashford University in March 2005.

The primary location of the school has always been Clinton, Iowa. Many buildings located at the physical campus date back to 1910. While Ashford has its physical campus located in Iowa, the majority of students enrolled are taking advantage of the University’s online programs. Ashford holds regional accreditation from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

Ashford University offers associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees in more than 50 disciplines, as well as 22 supplemental minors. There are four academic colleges within the University: the College of Education; the College of Liberal Arts; the College of Health, Human Services and Science; and the Forbes School of Business ®, which offers the majority of coursework online, and various master’s degree options.

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Technology changes everything ®

Now,school comes to you, making earning your college degree a real possibility. Experience a new way of learning through the innovative online experience at Ashford University. Earn the Associate, Bachelor’s, or Master’s degree you’ve always wanted. Your Ashford University experience brings you:


Pursue a course of study that covers the full spectrum of knowledge; from eMarketing and Cognitive Studies to Sustainable Enterprise Management.


The world is your campus. The Ashford Mobile app lets you keep in touch with your courses and classmates while on-the-go. Plus many courses offer ways to study, learn, and share from cloud content, instead of heavy textbooks.


Join a diverse student body where you belong. Students, faculty, and alumni interact and support each other from across the country and the world. Social media allow everyone in the Ashford community to connect and network whenever you wish.


All students are invited to join their fellow graduates at commencement. Thousands of students from across the country gather to celebrate.

 Forbes School of Business ®
  • BA/Accounting
  • BA/Business Administration – No Concentration
  • BA/Business Economics
  • BA/Business Information Systems
  • BA/Business Leadership
  • BA/Consumer and Family Financial Services
  • BA/eMarketing
  • BA/Entrepreneurship
  • BA/Finance
  • BA/Human Resource Management
  • BA/International Business
  • BA/Operations Management and Analysis
  • BA/Organizational Management
  • BA/Project Management
  • BA/Public Administration
  • BA/Public Relations and Marketing – No Concentration
  • BA/Public Relations and Marketing – Information Systems
  • BA/Public Relations and Marketing – International Management
  • BA/Public Relations and Marketing – Project Management
  • BA/Real Estate Studies
  • BA/Service Management – No Concentration
  • BA/Service Management – Hospitality Enterprise
  • BA/Service Management – Mass-Market Retail Enterprise Management
  • BA/Service Management – Non-Profit Enterprise
  • BA/Service Management – Restaurant Enterprise Management
  • BA/Sports and Recreation Management
  • BA/Sports and Recreation Management – Entrepreneurship
  • BA/Sports and Recreation Management – Finance
  • BA/Sports and Recreation Management – Marketing
  • BA/Sports and Recreation Management – Information Systems
  • BA/Sports and Recreation Management – Project Management
  • BA/Supply Chain Management
  • BA/Sustainable Enterprise Management
  • MA/Organizational Management – No Concentration
  • MA/Organizational Management – Global Management
  • MA/Organizational Management – Health Care Administration
  • MA/Organizational Management – Human Resources Management
  • MA/Organizational Management – Organizational Leadership
  • MA/Organizational Management – Project Management
  • MA/Organizational Management – Public Administration
  • MA/Organizational Management – Supply Chain Management
  • MBA – No Concentration
  • MBA/Business Economics
  • MBA/Entrepreneurship
  • MBA/Environmental Management
  • MBA/Finance
  • MBA/Global Management
  • MBA/Health Care Administration
  • MBA/Human Resources Management
  • MBA/Information Systems
  • MBA/Marketing
  • MBA/Organizational Leadership
  • MBA/Project Management
  • MBA/Public Administration
  • MBA/Supply Chain Management
  • Master of Public Administration
 College of Education
  • AA/Early Childhood Education
  • BA/Child Development
  • BA/Cognitive Studies
  • BA/Early Childhood Education
  • BA/Early Childhood Education – Infant and Toddler Care
  • BA/Early Childhood Education Administration
  • BA/Early Childhood Education Administration – Infant and Toddler Care
  • BA/Education and Public Policy
  • BA/Education Studies
  • BA/English Language Learner Studies
  • BA/Instructional Design
  • BA/Education – Library Science and Media
  • MA/Education – Child Development
  • MA/Education – Curriculum & Instruction
  • MA/Education – Early Childhood Education
  • MA/Education – English Language Learner
  • MA/Education – Exceptional Systems for Revolutionizing Education
  • MA/Education – Family & Community Services
  • MA/Education – Higher Education
  • MA/Education – Reading Literacy
  • MA/Education – School Leadership in the 21st Century
  • MA/Education – Special Education
 College of Health, Human Services, and Science
  • BA/Applied Behavioral Science
  • BA/Complementary and Alternative Health
  • BA/Gerontology
  • BA/Health and Human Services
  • BA/Health and Human Services – Long-term Care Management
  • BA/Health and Wellness
  • BA/Health Care Administration
  • BA/Health Care Administration – Long Term Care
  • BA/Health Education
  • BA/Health Informatics
  • BA/Psychology
  • MA/Health Care Administration
  College of Liberal Arts
  • AA/Military Studies
  • BA/Applied Linguistics
  • BA/Communication Studies
  • BA/Cultural Anthropology
  • BA/English
  • BA/Environmental Studies
  • BA/History
  • BA/Homeland Security and Emergency Management
  • BA/Journalism and Mass Communication
  • BA/Law Enforcement Administration
  • BA/Liberal Arts
  • BA/Military Studies
  • BA/Political Science and Government
  • BA/Social and Criminal Justice
  • BA/Social and Criminal Justice – Corrections Management
  • BA/Social and Criminal Justice – Homeland Security
  • BA/Social and Criminal Justice – Political Science and Government
  • BA/Social and Criminal Justice – Security Management
  • BA/Social Science
  • BA/Sociology

Ratings for Ashford University

Student Reviews: 4.58/5 (1)




I enjoyed the classes online. They were affordable, the curriculum was easy to comprehend and the classes were on time.

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